Chicago Blackhawks center Zach Parish scored his 10th of the year in a 3-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday, helping the Blackhawks win for the third time in five games and the second time in seven.
Parish had four shots on goal in the game, including the game-winning goal at the 15:54 mark of the second period.
The Blackhawks outshot the Penguins 13-3 and held a 2-0 lead entering the third period.
Parish finished with a goal and two assists.
The Penguins have lost three straight.
The Hawks have won four of five.
Parise finished the game with six shots on net, including three shots on goaltender Mike Smith in the second overtime.
The goal gave him 20 goals on the season.
“We were good, and that’s what we’re about,” Parise said.
“We’re always going to be a team that’s going to come back and do the right things and compete.
We’re going to continue to push and fight.”
The Blackhawks were led by Parish with five shots on the night.
He finished with nine shots, including four shots in the third.
His two-goal effort tied him with John Klingberg for the NHL lead in scoring this season.
Parise, who missed Saturday’s game with a lower-body injury, scored a goal at 10:47 of the third to make it 2-1.
The Hawks took a 2.5-point lead into the fourth period, but they couldn’t hold it in the final minute.
Smith made it 3-1 with his second goal at 4:42 of the final period.
Smith was held pointless with 11 shots in a 4-on-3 situation.
Smith, who had a minus-6 rating, finished with two shots on Smith and a minus four rating.
The last time the Hawks had two players on the power play was in a 6-4 loss to the Dallas Stars on Nov. 28, 2016.
Parrish’s power play goal was his 10st of the 2016-17 season.
He had three assists and had two shots.
He has seven points (one goal, four assists) in his past six games.
Chicago has won eight of 10.